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Norwalk station (Los Angeles Metro)

Norwalk is a Los Angeles County Metro Rail station on the Green Line. Located in Norwalk, California, it is also the eastern terminus of the Green Line.[1] The station also uses the surname I-605/I-105 because of its location at the interchange of the San Gabriel River Freeway and the Century Freeway. This station serves as a major transfer point for the Metro Express Line 460 with service to theme parks Knott's Berry Farm and Disneyland in Anaheim.

Norwalk
Green Line 
Norwalk Station LACMTA.jpg
A LA Metro train waits at Norwalk Station
Location12901 Hoxie Avenue, Norwalk, CA 90605
Coordinates33°54′50″N 118°06′18″W / 33.9139°N 118.1050°W / 33.9139; -118.1050Coordinates: 33°54′50″N 118°06′18″W / 33.9139°N 118.1050°W / 33.9139; -118.1050
Owned byMetro
Line(s)Green Line Green Line 
Platforms1 center platform
Tracks2
Construction
Parking2050 "park-and-ride" spaces
Bicycle facilities
  • 48 bike rack spaces
  • 40 bike lockers
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Statusin service
History
OpenedAugust 12, 1995; 24 years ago (August 12, 1995)
Previous namesI-605/I-105
Services
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
Green LineTerminus

Contents

Metro Rail serviceEdit

Green Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:45 AM daily.[2]

Bus connectionsEdit

Metro busEdit

Other local and commuter busEdit

*Norwalk Transit Line 4 connects to Norwalk/Santa Fe Springs (Metrolink station).[3]

Station layoutEdit

Platform Westbound   Green Line toward Redondo Beach (Lakewood Boulevard)
Island platform, doors will open on the left or right
Westbound   Green Line toward Redondo Beach (Lakewood Boulevard)

Station themeEdit

 
A freestanding bee sculpture greets visitors to the station.

The theme for this station is bee hive. There is a freestanding sculpture of a bee at the entrance to the station, and the station is lined with hexagonal tiles.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Green Line station information".
  2. ^ "Green Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.
  3. ^ http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-transit-gap-20160110-story.html

External linksEdit

  Media related to Norwalk (Los Angeles Metro station) at Wikimedia Commons